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DMSP B5D2-2 - Orbit

View from above orbital plane
View from above orbital plane
View from above satellite
View from above satellite

Ground track
Ground track

The orbit data is extracted from the following two-line orbital elements,

1 14506U 83113A   24108.43727719  .00000981  00000-0  40522-3 0  9991
2 14506  98.3246 273.5786 0011820  51.8331   2.1948 14.28846268102524
Epoch (UTC): 17 April 2024 10:29:40
Eccentricity: 0.0011820
inclination: 98.3246°
perigee height: 787 km
apogee height: 804 km
right ascension of ascending node: 273.5786°
argument of perigee: 51.8331°
revolutions per day: 14.28846268
mean anomaly at epoch: 2.1948°
orbit number at epoch: 10252

The dashed part of the orbit path shows where the satellite is in the earth's shadow,  

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